Find The Jobs You Are Looking For In Beijing.

April 22, 2019

Money. One of the most common reasons young professionals move to China. We come to earn a decent salary and then leave with the savings. The most lucrative jobs available to us here tend to be in the education sector,…

Business

Startup Life: BlackEXPO founders share what it’s really like.

It’s easy to look at a business from the outside and romanticize ‘what a nice life’ the founders must have. Speak to a founder though about starting up and you’ll find the road to building a sustainable business while rewarding,…

BlackEXPO continues to grow in its second edition.

What originally started off as a platform designed to highlight black businesses and entrepreneurs in Beijing quickly developed and expanded into the event popularly known as BlackEXPO. This second time around as part of Beijing DesignWeek, BlackEXPO attracted over 400 people, nationals and foreigners alike to…

Thrive Beijing: One Year After Our Launch

It’s officially been one year! One year since we launched our website and started the rewarding challenge of building Thrive Beijing. Over the last 365 days we’ve brought you 48 Monday Mixes; 20 Articles; 50 Motivational Moments; 48 Featured Fridays…

Career

Kiki’s Story: Life As An Olympic Athletic Trainer in China

When we are given an opportunity, we are told to jump on it and that is exactly what brought me to China. My name is Kiki and I am an ambitious black, 26-year-old female from Orlando, Florida in the United…

Here’s One Way to Deal With Stress in Beijing

  Anyone who knows me on a personal level knows that I have an absurd love for Beijing. I love the bustle of this city. The smells, though not always pleasant I find unique. I am easily perplexed by locals…

Pursuit, Career and New Beginnings

  Many of us come to Beijing in pursuit of fairly short term goals like obtaining a degree, saving money, or travel; But what about the long term? We sat down with Janice Matthews, radio host of Touch Beijing to…